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C. Nurse 5/8in Flat Ovolo Molding Plane.
This plane has seen use and has some dings and mushrooming of the wedge, but it remains in very good condition overall. The blade is exceptionally clean and excellent. It's bedded at cabinet pitch. The profile is 5/8in wide and 3/8in deep, a nice profile for an edge treatment of a shelf, table edge, etc.
$35
Item Number mp1329
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Excellent Varvill 7/8in Side Bead Molding Plane.
This is yet another excellent working example of Varvill & Son's work. Varvill was one of England's highest quality planemakers in the 19th century. This is another well-made example with excellent fit and finish throughout. The cabinet pitch blade is sharp, free of pitting, and has plenty of length left. The boxing is straight and complete. The body is free of damage but has clear hand marks from where the plane was held in use. The heel has a few hammer marks. It will work well cutting larger beads for large moldings, outdoor work, etc.
$28
Item Number mp1276
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Starrett 6in inside/outside Caliper/Divider.
This 6in caliper has two reversible legs that allow it to work as a divider, inside caliper, outside caliper, or hermaphrodite caliper. It is in good condition with minor wear and some light pitting scattered about.
$25
Item Number m1090
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Starrett 6in inside/outside Caliper/Divider.
This 6in caliper has two reversible legs that allow it to work as a divider, inside caliper, outside caliper, or hermaphrodite caliper. It is in very good condition with minor wear.
$30
Item Number m1089
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16oz Carpenters Hammer.
This is a decent, usable carpenter's hammer with curved claws, not ripping claws. Te face has some minor wear. The handle is complete and tight. It'll work well for bench work.
$12
Item Number m1048
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Scarce Marples 3/4in Socket Chisel.
Marples tang chisels are very common but I don't recall seeing many socket chisels. This one is 11.5in long with a polished back and honed bevel. It's in excellent condition and ready to work.
$24
Item Number c1305
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EXcellent PS&W 1/2in Socket Firmer Chisel.
This chisel bears Peck, Stowe, and Wilcox's "No. 1 Best Steel" mark on the blade. There is no pitting on the blade and the handle is in great shape. It's a top quality edge tool made by one of the better American makers.
$24
Item Number c1295
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Lufkin 1905 Catalog Reprint.
This 110 page reprint of the original 1920 catalog is in excellent condition. It features Lufkin's full line of rules and tapes. It's a good reference book to have in your library.
$10
Item Number b464
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Mathieson 1in Tang Firmer Chisel.
This chisel measures 11in overall. The first 3/4in of the back has been lapped clean and flat. The handle is in good shape without damage.
$18 This Item Has Been Sold



huge, Laminated early 1 1/2in Framing Chisel.
This early laminated socket framing chisel is in good shape, despite the dings and discoloration on the front face.It's a stout tool with a tough handle, ready to take on big jobs. The back of the blade is clean,and has only a few specks of pitting, much better than most framing chisels i see. The metal-hooped handle has no damage and only little wear. I can't see a maker's name anywhere at all on the blade.
$28 This Item Has Been Sold



Stanley no. 750 1 1/4in Bench Chisel.
This chisel is nearly full-length at 9.5in long overall. It has a nice clean back and the socket its stamped 750. The handle retains most of its original paint and has no damage or wear. This is a nice working example of one of the best all-around bench chisels. The 750s can take a beating or be used for fine work. It's an excellent design.
$28 This Item Has Been Sold



Buck Bros. 1/2in Socket Chisel.
This bevel-edge chisel is 12in long. The back is flat and has zero pitting. The handle is nearly perfect.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



James Swan Bevel-Edge Socket Chisel.
This chisel is 13in overall. The back of the blade has zero pitting. It's marked "The James Swan Company, Best Cast Steel" with the swan logo. The handle fits well but is likely not original.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Wide, Toch PS&W 1 1/2in Socket Chisel.
This 13in long chisel has a clean back but shows some signs of use. It's a tough, stout chisel meant for hard work. The handle is a bit grungy but has no damage.. The back of the blade has no damage. It was made by Peck Stowe, and Wilcox in Southington, CT. It's a top quality tool in usable condition. Ideal for heavy work.
$26 This Item Has Been Sold



Charles Buck 3/4in Crank-Neck Paring Gouge.
This is a medium sweeep patternmaker's paring gouge in excellent condition The back of the blade has zero pitting and the bevel has no nicks or dings. It's quite sharp and should work very well.
$26 This Item Has Been Sold



Extra-Fine Ibbotson 78in Flat Paring Gouge.
This is a thin, flexible paring gouge measuring 14.5in overall. The blade is freshly honed and the back is polished and has zero pitting at all. The blade is beautifully made and still has a lot of flex despite it width. It's a top quality edge tool in fantastic user condition
$28 This Item Has Been Sold



Charles Buck 3/4in Socket Paring Chisel.
This chisel is 12in long and has not a speck of pitting at all on the back. The handle has no damage and feels nice in the hand. IT's a top quality paring chisel
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



J&IJ White, Buffalo NY 1/2in Socket Chisel.
This bevel-edge socket chisel was made byt he highly regarded firm L&IJ White in Buffalo, NY. It measures 11in long, has a perfect handle, and a nice clean back. There is no pitting at all anywhere near the working edge. It's a top-quality, general-purpose socket chisel
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Stout 1/2in James Swan Socket Gouge.
This is a tough, thick gouge made by Swan in Seymour, CT. It measures 13in long overall. The blade is in excellent condition with a very sharp bevel. A top quality Sawn edge tool.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Three Exceptional Marples Crank-Neck Paring Gouges.
These three gouges all came from the same shop and have the same owner's mark. The gouges are size 1/4in medium sweep, 3/4in deep sweep, and 1 1/4in flat sweep. All three are in absolutely top condition. Marples made some great ndge tools and these are no exception. The backs on all three are perfectly clean and the bevels are sharp and free of damage. It's a great working trior of the highest quality patternmaker's gouges, unavailable to buy new today at any price.
$80 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Witherby 1/4in Socket Firmer Chisel.
This is an especially long 13in Witherby firmer chisel with a mark I don't recall seeing before. The blade is perfectly clean without any pitting and the bevel is sharp.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Buck Bros. 1/4in Socket Firmer Chisel.
This is a good chisel with a lovely handle. It measures 11in long overall. There is no pitting on the back. It's a solid user.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Extra-Tough GI Mix 1 1/2in Socket Firmer Chisel.
This is a thick, stout chisel with a great handle capped with iron for added protection. The blade laminated and very heavy. The back has zero pitting. It's a big tough chisel made by a quality CT maker, ideal for hard jobs.
$28 This Item Has Been Sold



TH Witherby 1/4in Bevel-Edge Socket Paring Chisel.
This is a decent Witherby with a chip in the bevel that'll need a quick grind. Otherwise there is no pitting and the blade has lots of length to it.
$18 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Witherby 1/4in Socket Gouge.
This is an extra-long 13in gouge in excellent condition. There is no pitting and the bevel is nice and sharp.
$22 This Item Has Been Sold



Nearly Flat Moulson 3/4in Paring Gouge.
This is a 14in long incannel paring or coping gouge. The gouge is almost completely flat like a paring chisel. It's made for the finest work and remains in exceptional condition. The handle is perfect. The blade is well maintained and has not a speck of pitting. It's a top quality paring gouge and will make an exceptional user
$28 This Item Has Been Sold



Huge 2in Socket Bevel-Edge Chisel.
This 13in chisel has a clean, pitting-free back and a decent bevel. It's marked "1818 brand" which I can't find much information on. It's a big, heavy chisel for tough jobs.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Ibbotson 1/2in Incannel Crank-Neck Paring Gouge.
his1/2in wide, medium sweep gouge is in excellent condition. The bevel is sharp, the back clean and free of pitting. The handle has a flat planed in the top to accept an owner's mark. It's a top quality paring gouge ready to work
$26 This Item Has Been Sold



Tiny DR Barton 1/8in Socket Chisel.
This is a long, thin socket chisel in great shape- it has no pitting on the back and the handle is tight and free of damage. There's some pitting on the top and sides which is a purely cosmetic problem. It's a fine tiny paring chisel for small work,
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Extra-Long TH Witherby Bevel-Edge Coket Chisel.
This 13in long chisel has an outstanding thin blade made for fine work. The back has no pitting but does have some light discoloration.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Seven Buck Brothers Carving Gouges .
This is a nice collection of seven veriously sized Buck gouges, all in usable condition. From top to bottom in the first photo: 1in no. 8 sweep, 5/8in no 7 sweep w/ partial decal on handle, 1/2in no. 7, 1/4in no. 7 sweep, 3/4in no, 6 sweep, 1/2in no, 8 sweep. All are in very good, usable condition or better. There's no major pitting or other obstacle that would be problematic in sharpening these. The handles are all excellent. It's a nice usable collection in a variety of sizes.
$110 This Item Has Been Sold



Ready-to-use Greenlee 5/8in Socket Chisel.
This bevel-edge socket chisel measures 10.5in overall. The back has been polished and the bevel honed, leaving it in ready-to use condition.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Stanley 3/4in no. 720 Socket Chisel.
This bevel-edge socket chisel measures nearly 11in overall. The socket is not marked with the model number, which is not unusual. The back of the blade is polished and the bevel is honed and ready to use. The handle is not original. but its well.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Set of Eight Turning Tools.
This is a vintage set of Delta turning tools, sold with Delta lathes. These tools look like regular old carbon steel so grind them carefully and they should work well. The set includes almost everything you'll need for spindle turning- I like a big deep roughing gouge in addition to these, but that's my preference. The chisels are all in excellent shape. From top to bottom in the first photo it includes: 1/2in parting tool, 1/2in round nose scraper, 1/2in fingernail gouge, 1/4in spindle gouge, 1in skew, Diamond Parting Tool, 1/2in skew, 3/4in spindle gouge.
$40 This Item Has Been Sold



Set of Eight Woodcraft Micro Turning Tools.
This is a set of eight- I know the photo shows only six, but there are eight here. It includes: a small parting tool, round nose scraper, and parting tool. A flat scraper, even smaller spindle gouge, and a skew chisel. Also a diamond parting tool and some sort of pointer scraper. All are in excellent coniiton
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Set of Seven Larger Turning Tools .
This set includes, from top to bottom in the first photo: 1/2in Buck Skew, 1/2in beading tool, 1/2in spindle gouge, 3/4in socket skew, 7/8in deep gouge with gorgeous handle, 5/8in skew with nice handle, Strange 1/2in dovetail scraper tool. All are in excellent working order.
$40 This Item Has Been Sold



Set of Six Smaller Turning Tools.
This set includes, from top to bottom in the first photo: Buck 1/2in Skew, Tiny 1/4in round nose scraper, Very small diamond parting tool, Hauser Beading tool?, tyin 1/8in buck beading tool?, Buck 1/4in round nose scraper. All are in excellent condition
$40 This Item Has Been Sold



Boxes of New Old Stock James Swan Auger Bits.
This is a collection of original Swan bits in boxes. The lot includes:
(8) no. 6 Doweling bits (box is heavily damaged)
(3) no 6 Auger Bits (box perfect)
(1) no. 4 Auger Bit (box perfect)
(1) no. 7 Auger Bit (box excellent)
(1) no. 8 Auger Bit (box excellent)
All of the bits are in unused condition.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Four Square-Shank Countersinks for a Brace.
This is a collection of four countersinks- two rose head and two snailshell. All four are usable.
$15 This Item Has Been Sold



Small, Unmrked Eggbeater Hand Drill.
This is a tiny egg beater in perfect working order. It's missing some finish on the handle and gear, but the action is smooth and the chuck works perfectly. It's a nice little drill for light, precise work.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Lot of Seven Bitstock Tools.
This is a collection of seven bits- four various flat screwdrivers( Two Buck Brothers) as well as a split nut driver, and two countersinks, a rose head and a flat countersink for metal or wood. All in good, usable condition.
$15 This Item Has Been Sold



Lot of Nine Bitstock Tools.
This is a collection of nine bits- four various flat screwdrivers as well as a split nut driver, and four countersinks, a rose head one snail shell, and two flat countersinks for metal or wood. All in good, usable condition.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent STanely.Fray 10in No. 106 Ratchet Brace.
This brace bears both the Stanley Rule And Level mark, as well as the Fray mark, so it likely dates to ca. 1909 when Stanley acquired Fray. It's in excellent working order. It retains most of its original nickel and has some beautiful cocobolo on the handle and pad. The chuck and ratchet work perfectly.It's a gorgeous user brace in a good general-purpose size.
$40 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Sheffield Brace w/ Bits.
This is a perfect working example of a Sheffield brace with a lignum head and brass chuck. There are no chips or cracks int he frame. The chuck spring is strong and holds bits securely. There is no maker's mark anywhere that I can see. These braces are fun to use and quite useful when paired with the right bits. This one comes with four gimlet bits and four center bits, all in good, usable condition
$110 This Item Has Been Sold



Nice Scotch Brace w/ Bits .
This is a typical Scotch brace in good, usable condition. It has a nice Lignum head that moves easily with not much slop. The lever that moves the chuck spring is intact- these break off frequently. The spring is strong and it holds bits easily. I have included five gimlet bits in various sizes and four center bits, all usable.
$80 This Item Has Been Sold



Medium Spoke Pointer.
This pointer is unmarked but I believe it's a Stearns. The shaft is adjustable to allow the user to set the depth of cut. The blade is in good shape. It has most of its original finish and the square tang has little wear. The spoke pointer is used before the hollow auger, hence its other name, the fore-auger.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Small Spoke Pointer.
This pointer is unmarked but I believe it's a Stearns. It can accept stock up to 2in wide. The shaft is adjustable to allow the user to set the depth of cut. The blade is in good shape. It has most of its original finish and the square tang has little wear. The spoke pointer is used before the hollow auger, hence its other name, the fore-auger.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Small Spoke Pointer.
This pointer is unmarked but I believe it's a Stearns. It can accept stock up to 2in wide. The adjustable shaft that acts as a depth stop si missing, but not necessarily needed. A small piece of drill rod would make a perfect substitute. The blade is in fair shape. It has most of its very little of its original finish and the square tang has little wear. The spoke pointer is used before the hollow auger, hence its other name, the fore-auger.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Goodell Pratt Two-Speed Breast Drill.
This is a heavy duty breast drill with a big three jaw chuck and a two-speed transmission. turning the knurled selector allows you to choose from slow (1:1) or fast (3:1) gear ratios. It's a drill meant for heavy work under high pressure. It remains in excellent condition with almost all of its original orange and blade paint and most of the original G-P decal on the gear.
$35 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Goodell-Pratt Two-Speed Hand Drill. .
This is an excellent example of this useful medium duty hand drill. It has two speeds, fast and slow giving you the option of a 1:1 or 3:! drive ratio. The drill turns easily with zero slop. The three jaw chuck works perfectly. The hollow-handle has almost all original finish and acts as a place to store bits. It's a great drill to put to use.
$55 This Item Has Been Sold



Millers Falls no. 2A Hand Drill.
This is a decent, perfectly usable example of this small-medium duty eggbeater hand drill. It retains most of its original finish on the wood hollow handle. It's missing some paint on the frame and grea. It runs smoothly and should work well.
$35 This Item Has Been Sold



North Brothers no. 2150 16in Auger Bit Extension.
This is a heavy-duty bit extension made by North Brothers in Philadelphia. It can accept almost any tapered square shank bit 5/8in or larger. It's a very useful accessory that you might not need often, but it's very handy to have.
$12 This Item Has Been Sold



Early and Scarce Bailey Tool Co. Spokeshave.
This shave was made by the Bailey Tool Co. of Woonsocket, RI. This was Selden, not Leonard Bailey. It has the company's battleaxe trademark on the blade and the unusual blade clamping mechanisim they employed. The shave is in decent condition- it will certainly work well. The blade is decent and there are no chips or cracks in the cast iron body. It's missing almost all of its original japanning but has developed an even, hoest patina from age and use.
$35 This Item Has Been Sold



Stanley 42X Sawset.
This is an excellent working example. The plunger and anvil are clean and have no damage. The spring is strong. It has virtually all original japanned finish. There is minor discoloration on the nickeled parts. It's a perfect user sawset
$50 This Item Has Been Sold



Massive Stanley 3lb Ball Peen Hammer.
This is a gorgeous vintage Stanley hammer with a 3lb head and sturdy hickory handle. It has minor wear to the head. The handle is perfectly tight. It'll make a great addition to your hammer lineup at the forge.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Extra-Nice Gunstock Shave.
This is a spokeshave/scraper with a 1 3/4in wide scraper blade. It's called a gunstock scraper but in reality it can scrape any surface a spokeshave can reach. The tool is made of what looks like hickory to me with a steel throat and blade retention plate. The scraper blade is in excellent condition. The handles are nicely shaped and polished from use. It's a great example to put to work.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Massive 4in Wooden Spokeshave.
This shave has a huge 4in wide blade in great shape. There is little wear and no pitting on the back at all. The shave is made of beech and measures 1.4in5 overall. It's a huge shave for big jobs in great user condition
$35 This Item Has Been Sold



Small Stanley Engineers Hammer.
This is a small 4oz cross peen engineer's hammer in good condition. It has some wear to both faces, but nothing major. The handle is excellent. It's a useful small hammer.
$23 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Marples Carvers Mallet.
This is a lightly used mallet with most original finish. It weighs about 1lb.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Usable Stanley no. 42x Sawset.
This is a solid user no. 42x Sawset, the one most folks prefer. It's missing a bit of finish, and the anvil has some light wear, but it's perfectly usable and functions well.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Gorgeous Mahogany 2.5in Wooden Spokeshave.
This is a beautiful shave with a nearly perfect blade and little wear. The mahogany has beautiful color and depth to it. The tangs hold tight in the body. It should be an exceptional worker.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



British Beech Round Spokeshave.
This wooden shave can be used to work the inside of tight curves. It has some wear, but the blade is excellent without any pitting or nicks. There is a Sheffield maker's mark on the underside of one handle but I can't make out the name. It's a solid user shave.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



North Brothers Yankee no. 30A Spiral Ratchet Screwdriver.
This is an excellent example in its original box. It comes with one original flat bit as well as two Philips bits size 1 and 2, and a larger flat head bit. It works perfectly in both ratchet and spiral modes. It's a handy tool to have on-hand and this is a perfect working example. It dates to before 1946 when Stanley acquired North Brothers.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Pair of Saw Wrests.
This is a pair of wrests for setting saw teeth. One has a fine tooth spacing, the other has a larger spacing. Both are in excellent working order.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Millers Falls no. 61a Spiral Ratchet Screwdriver.
This is a perfect working example in excellent condition with almost all original finish. It comes with one flat-head bit. It works smoothly and without any problems.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Stanley No. 65 Boxwood Marking Gauge.
This gauge is a bit dirty, but the graduations are clean and it works perfectly. This model has the thicker pin which can be sharpened to a knife edge to make a cheap slitting gauge. This one has the modification already done to it. It has its brass show and a clear Stanley mark on the beam.
$22 This Item Has Been Sold



6in British Rosewood Try Square.
This square has an exceptional rosewood stock and the typical wide British style blade. It's straight and square. The stock is stamped "Beith School Board" . The stock is very dense and heavy with a thick brass wear plate.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Rosewood Mortise/Marking Gauge.
This is a Sheffield-Made rosewood mortise and marking gauge in excellent condition with no wear and perfectly long points.
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



8in Union Tool Co. Spring Dividers.
These dividers, made in Orange, MA, are in very good working order. The points are nice and sharp, the adjuster moves easily, and the spring is strong. There is slight discoloration all over. A perfectly usable pair in a good mediu size
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Stanley no. 21 9in Combination Square.
This square was made in the "type 11" era and features the Stanley V logo on the blade along with the 1-23-1917 patent date. It's missing a bit of nickel, but the blade has clear, crisp graduations and the head locks down perfectly tight and accurate. It's a nice smaller square for bench work.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Starrett 6in Outside Caliper.
This caliper is in excellent to near-mint condition with no wear or damage. It's a fine precision measuring tool, ideal for gauging turnings on the lathe, amongst many other uses
$25 This Item Has Been Sold



Stanley 10in Bevel Gauge.
This rosewood and brass 10in bevel has the 9--6-04 patent date on the blade and the three-line Stanley logo which should date it to ca. 1904-08. It is in very good, usable condition with no damage. The blade has some original bluing and some patina, but no rust. The brass is all original an uncleaned. It's a fine example of this very useful bevel gauge.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Unmarked 10in Mahogany Bavel Gauge.
This gauge has no maker's mark, but has the seashell motif locking thumbscrew that Disston used. It works well and has some minor wear.
$15 This Item Has Been Sold



Lufkin No. 2041 Three-Fold one Foot Steel Ruler.
This is an interesting and uncommon Lufkin rule in very good condition- it has minor wear but the hinges are tight and the graduations are clear and crisp.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Nice Medium Marking Gauge.
This is a classic British wedged panel gauge. The head is made of mahogany, the beam and wedge look like some sort of fruitwood. It has a good long, sharp point, and the head stays still when it's locked. It's a very useful tool for marking panels to width.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



High Angle 1/2in Side Bead Molding Plane by Lund, London.
This plane was made by John Lund who worked in London in the first third of the 19th century. The plane is a double-boxed 12in side bead of exceptional quality. The blade is bedded at a crazy-high 62 degrees. The plane shows minor wear from use, but has no damage. The blade is clean and in quite nice shape. This is a strange one, though a completely usable plane.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Usable 1/2in Side Bead Molding PLane.
This one is completely usable and a bargain price due to some cosmetic issues. The previous owners had a name stamping contest and obliterated any makers mark that was present. There are also some gouges out of the non-escapement side that are ugly, but won't affect functionality. The boxing is perfect, the mouth tight, the blade sharp and clean.
$20 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Routledge 5/8in Cabinet Pitch Side Bead.
Routledge made some fantastic planes and this one is no exception. The fit and finish is top notch. The sole is double-boxed. The blade is bedded at 55 degrees. It is sharp and clean without any pitting. The plane itself is crisp and clean and a great example to put to use.
$28 This Item Has Been Sold



Early Ovolo and Cove Molding Plane.
This plane has no maker's mark. It has every indication of being a very early plane, perhaps even 18th century. The plane is made of what I believe to be applewood. It's a gorgeous plane. The wedge has a repaired crack. The blade is in decent condition and quite sharp.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent Mathieson 3/4in Flat Ovolo Molding Plane.
This is a slightly larger than usual 3/4in wide 3/8in deep flat ovolo, a gorgeous profile to put on the edge of a shelf, box lid, etc. It's in excellent condition with only minor wear. The blade is excellent- sharp and completely free of pitting. It's bedded at York pitch, ideal for hardwoods. It should be a great worker and a nice addition to any user kit of molding planes.
$45 This Item Has Been Sold



Outstanding 3/8in Square Ovolo by Vardon, London.
This is a scarce tiny little 3/8in ovolo in superb condition. It has seen little use and remains crisp and clean. I spent some time on the blade to polish and hone it into working condition. It cuts a beautiful profile with little effort. See photos for pictures of the finished molding. It's an outstanding plane in ready-to-use condition. You won't find a better example to put to work. It was made by Vardon in London ca. 1791-1841.
$65 This Item Has Been Sold



Nice Pair of 3/4in Tongue and Groove Molding PLanes.
These planes were made by J. Miller in Newcastle-Upon-Thyme in the mid-1800s. The planes are in good, usable condition. Despite seeing lots of use they only show minor wear and have developed a lovely patina. The blades are excellent and have no pitting at all. They cut a tongue and groove joint centered on 3/4in stock and will work on slightly larger stock as well. It's a nice useable pair to put to work.
$65 This Item Has Been Sold



Gorgeous Israel White 3/16in Side Bead .
This is a beautiful Philadelphia side bead made of beech with full Lignum boxing. The contrasting woods is a White trademark. The plane itself is made of beautiful lightly figured beech and remains in excellent condition. the blade is long and clean with no pitting. It's probably the most sought after size for general cabinet and furniture work. It should be an excellent example to put to work, and certainly a different look than the usual molder.
$50 This Item Has Been Sold



Early 5/8in Cove Plane.
This plane has every indication of being an early 18th century or late 18th century molder, but there is no maker's mark I can discern to prove it. It's seen a lot of use for sure, and has a lot of character. The hand holds have been worn smooth from use and polished. The blade is on the short side, but will work.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



3/4in Square Ovolo by Ridgewell, Edinburgh.
This plane cuts a lovely 3/4in wide and 3/4in deep ogee. It has seen use but remains in very good condition overall and won't take much effort to tune and make ready for use.
$35 This Item Has Been Sold



Bizarre Varvill Cove and Ovolo Molding PLane.
This is a strange one. It looks like someone took an adjustable American sash molder and removed the rabbeting half, leaving only the molding half. the plane is backwards- the escapement is on the left hand side and the inside face is barely smoothed. Even the name stamp on the toe is slightly askew as if it were stamped across two planes. yet there is no evidence a rabbeting half was ever attached. The pane is in exceptionally crisp and excellent condition, another oddity. The blade has some pitting but the area closest to the bevel is in decent shape. It's a strange one for sure- I'd welcome any guesses as to its origins.
$40 This Item Has Been Sold



Mathieson 5/8in Flat Ovolo Molding PLane.
This is one of the most asked-for and useful simple molding planes you'll find. It cuts a nice 5/8in wide, 3/8in deep flat ovolo on an edge of a table, shelf, box lid, etc. It's a very useful plane to have onhand. This one has been used but remains in very good working order. The body has no major wear or damage and the blade is in great shape. It'll take minimal effort to have this one up and running.
$35 This Item Has Been Sold



Excellent British Quirk Ovolo Molding Plane.
This plane was made by John Elsworth in Glasgow ca. 1845-86. It cuts a 1ion wide 1/2in deep quirk ovolo. The boxing is dead straight, the blade sharp and free of pitting in the working area of the back. There's some pitting after the first 3/8in or so, but that's a lot of usable steel left. It should make a fine worker once it's tuned up a bit.
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Sandusky 1/8in Side Bead.
This is a tiny little side bead molding plane made by Sandusky. It's seen use and has some wear but it'll be usable once the iron is sharpened. The body has the usual dings and scratches, but nothing more than cosmetic damage.It should be a solid suer molding plane with a minimum of effort.
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3/16in Side Bead Molding PLane.
This plane was made by Arrowmamett in Middletown, CT. It's in decent condition and should be a fine user once the blade has been tuned up a bit. It's an ideal size for cabinet and furniture work.
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Un Marked, Unusual Single Sash Plane.
This is an early-appearing, unusual singe sash plane that cuts both the molded inside portion and rabbeted outside of a sash bar. It's seen a lot of use for sure, with some work to tune the blade a bit it could be usable again.
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Unmarked 3/8in Square Ovolo Molding Plane.
This looks like a very early molding plane with deep, flat chamfers along th ehand hold and deep gouge cuts at the transition. It's not made of beech- perhaps birch or hornbeam if it's European in origin. The profile is cuts and the blade is in great shape. The edge has a sheared off final but otherwise works perfectly.
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Brass-plated Compassed Coachmakers T Rabbet Plane.
This is a small, 6in long radiused rabbet plane with an applied brass sole. These planes were used to create and refine rabbets along curved surfaces, work often associated with coachmakers. This one looks like it's made from some sort of very fine grained fruitwood with a mahogany wedge. The blade is on the short side but entirely usable.
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Exceptional Varvill 7/16in Side Bead.
This plane is in outstanding condition without a thing to complain about. There are no signs of use. The cabinet pitch blade is perfect, as is the boxing. The plane is an unusual 7/16in size, a hard one to find and useful in cabinet and case work. It's as nice as they come. It's an excellent plane to put to work.
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Excellent Routledge 1in Cabinet Pitch Side Bead..
Routledge made some fantastic planes and this one is no exception. This is a massive 1in wide side bad in unused condition. The fit and finish is top notch. The sole is double-boxed. The blade is bedded at 55 degrees. It is in excellent condition and looks like it has the original grind on the bevel. . The plane itself is crisp and clean and even has some nice flame figure across the top. The only flaw at all is a tiny chip out of the very rear of the boxed quirk, right at the heel of the plane. It's a beauty, and a great example to put to use.
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Extra-Crisp Varvill 5/16in Side Bead.
This is an uncommon size bead and an unusually clean and crisp molder. Varvill made some of the best planes in 19th century Britain and this one is no exception. The plane remains in excellent condition with no damage, little wear, and a perfect cabinet pitch blade. The blade is sharp and clean with zero pitting and all original length. This is avery useful size for case and cabinet work, and would fit perfectly into any working kit.
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Nice Set of Five Matched British Side Beads.
This set of five beads has always been together. They were all made by Lewis & Co. , Sheffield and all share the E. Davis owner's mark. The planes all have cabinet pitch (55 degree) irons and all are in very good or better condition, The set includes the following:
3/8in Light use, excellent blade, no problems at all.
1/2in Light use, excellent blade, no problems at all.
3/4in Very light use, mirror-polished blade, excellent condition.
3/4in Almost no use, excellent condition
1in Very light use, some old work holes, otherwise excellent
It's a nice well-made set to put to use.
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7/8in Skew Rabbet.
This plane was made by the Canadian maker Monty of Roxton Pond. It's in good, usable condition. It's seen some work but the blade remains long and excellent without and pitting. The sole has some wear but coul ebe trued easily. The sole is not warped or twisted which puts it ahead of 50% of the rabbets planes I come across. It's a solid user rabbet plane..
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Record 220 Block Plane IOB.
This is an excellent Record 0220 block plane in its original box with its original instructions. It's an exact copy of the Stanley 220. This one hasn't been used, and only has a tiny bit of finish loss on the cap to keep me from calling it excellent.
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Early Stanley no. 19 Block Plane.
This plane is 7in long with a 1 5/8in wide blade. The blade is in good shape with no pitting. The japanning is about 90%. The body has three notches filed in the side- likely an owner's mark. The adjusters work well and the mouth plate works well. It's going to be a solid user block plane.
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Scarce Stanley no. S18 Block Plane.
This is a steel block plane made for hard use in school shops and other work sites where a cast plane is too delicate. It has a knuckle joint lever cap with the SW logo and its original SW blade. There is a sort of adjustable mouth piece that functions about the same as a no. 18. It's a bit dirty with some nickel loss, but it's a perfectly functional plane and a decent example of a rare Stanley model.
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Stanley No.3 Small Smooh Plane.
This plane is a type 18 made right at the tail end of WWII when some of the resource restrictions were eased, but not all. It has hardwood knob and tote, but the brass is back as is the frog adjusting screw. It's in good, usable condition. The bed has been repainted, but it's a decent job and it looks good. It should be a solid small smoother to put to work
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Excellent Sargent Jack PLane made for Fulton.
This plane is branded for Fulton and was made by Sargent. Both the level cap and bottom of the frog are marked with the Sargent 409/414 model number. The japanning is 98% or better. The tote is very curvy and has no damage. The knob has the earlier style beaded base. The blade is thicker than a standard Stanley blade and it's in great shape- clean and long without pitting. It should be a great worker
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Good Stanley no. 6 Fore/Jointer Plane.
This is an early type 7 made ca. 1893-99. It has likely been repainted, but it's a very good job. The rosewood knob and tote have no damage. The knob is one of the nicest I've ever seen. The blade is nice and long with no pitting at all. The adjusters work well. It should be a very nice working fore/jointer plane
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Big Stanley no. 33 Jointer Plane w/ Stearns Jointer Fence.
This is a very nice example of the massive no. 33 wood-bottom jointer. It measures 28in long, even longer than a no.8, with a 2 5/8in wide iron. The blade is original to the plane and in absolutely fantastic condition with no pitting or problems at all. It's very hard to find no. 8 blades in this condition. The plane is clean and crisp with minor wear at the leading corner of the sole. The only flaw is a chip out of the sole on the right side in back of the tote. It's a very old scar and won't affect use. As found it had a Stearns jointer fence attached to the side. The fence can be used to accurately plane to a specific angle. It should be an exceptional user.
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Keen Kutter no. KK7 Jointer Plane.
This plane looks like it was made by Ohio for Keen Kutter. Looking at the shape of the tote, blade adjusting wheel, and blade, they all look Ohio to me. The plane is in very good, perfectly usable condition. The sides and sole have some dark, honest patina, but the japanning is at least 95% and the knob and tote are free of damage. The blade is quite clean and free of pitting. It's thicker than the normal Stanley blade. It looks to be a solid user jointer plane.
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Stanley No. 7 Type 11 Jointer Plane.
This is a good, usable jointer from the first part of the "type 11" era, ca. 1908-1910 based on the patent dates and logo on the blade. The plane has an even, honest patina allover. The sides and sole are a bit dark, but uncleaned. The japanning is probably 80% or so. The knob and tote are free of cracks or damage. The blade still has a lot of length left and is fairly clean. The adjusters all work fine. sharpen the blade and you'll have a good, solid user jointer plane.
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Humphreysville 2 1/8in Thick Double Iron.
This iron was made by the Humphreysville Mfg. Co. in the mid-1800s and would be period appropriate for any mid-century American bench plane. Humphreysville later went on to be called Seymour, CT, home of several famous edge and boring tool makers. This double iron has a flat top on the cap iron which would fit a bench plane without a slot in the wedge. There is 2in of meat left behind the bevel. There is some discoloration on the back but no major pitting or anything that would cause a lot of labor in getting it sharp. It's a good, usable iron for a jack/fore plane.
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Marples Wedge-Arm Plow with Ivory Scales for Restoration.
This plane was made by Joseph Marples in Sheffield. It's a classic British wedge-arm plow with two exceptions- it has the fancy double locking depth adjuster, and the arms are inlaid with ivory scales. The plane needs restoration- the wedges don't fit and should be replaced. There is also a crack in the fence that needs to be glued and stabilized. It's tight and shouldn't be to much work. The ivory scales in the arms are a bit grungy, but still bright white. It's a pretty plane that deserves a proper restoration.
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Excellent, unmarked 12in Bowsaw in need of a blade.
This is an excellent 12in beech bowsaw in need of a blade, string, and a paddle. The handles are near perfect and the arms and stretcher have no damage. It should be a fun, quick project to put together.
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Exceptional Moulson 1 3/4in Double Iron.
This is a very thick, tapered iron with matching cap iron. don't let the patina fool you- it's in exceptional condition with what appears to be the factory bevel and a perfectly clean back. It will be a great blade to use in a small smoother
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Massive 2 3/4in Double Iron.
There is a partial maker's mark on this blade. I can make out "LYN *********AY&Co., Warranted, Cast Steel". it's truly a huge blade at 2 3/4in wide and a full 3/16in thick at the business end. There's lots of life left in it and the back is exceptionally clean considering all of that area. It's a great blade in a scarce huge size, ideal for a big jointer plane.
$30 This Item Has Been Sold



T. Shaw 1/4in Mortise Chisel.
This is a very nice usable mortise chisel with zero pitting on the back. It just needs a handle.
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Moulson 1 3/4in Tapered Single Iron.
This plane iron is in excellent condition with a nice clean, polished back. It measures 7 1/4in long.
$24 This Item Has Been Sold



Unmarked Cast Iron Plane Fence.
This fence was meant to be screwed to the body of a wooden or wood-bottom plane. It's in good shape and adjusts easily enough, but it's missing one of two locking screws. It shouldn't be a hard one to find.
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Excellent 3in Spokeshave Blade.
This 3in wide blade has no pitting and lots of original length left to it. It's a great blade to build a shave around.
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Tyzak 10in Brass Back SAw.
This is a narrow saw with a plate only 1 5/8in deep. The handle looks like mahogany and has no damage. The plate is straight and clean. It isn't terribly sharp.
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Harvey Peace 12in Backsaw.
This saw was likely made in the 1880s- it has Munger patent saw screws and an etched plate. The plate heavily tapered, going from 2 7/8in to 2 3/8in over its length. The plate is clean and straight. It actually cuts quite well with a very thin kerf. The handle has an old repair to the look, but is otherwise decent. It's a good, usable example by my favorite sawmaker.
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Disston 12in no. 4 Backsaw.
This is a wartime saw in very good condition. It has some finish loss on the handle, but the plate is clean and sharp. It retains an almost complete, if light, etch. The teeth are quite sharp and it cuts well. The plate is a full 2 7/8in deep under the thick steel spine. It's a great user backsaw.
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Disston 12in no. 4 Backsaw.
This is a post-WWII saw in very good condition. It has very little finish loss on the handle, but the plate is clean and straight. It retains an almost complete, if light, etch. The plate is a full 2 7/8in deep under the thick steel spine. It's a decent user backsaw.
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Interesting Beech Pad Saw.
I don't recall seeing a pad saw with this sort of blade retention mechanisim before. The beech handle has no damage and the blade is near-new, straight and sharp. It is marked by the British firm TOGA.
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Disston Patent Pad Saw.
This pad saw design was patented Aug 28. 1877 by henry Disston and John Vandegrift. It retains its original blade with the Disston mark. It has about 90% original japanned finish. It's a scarce patented saw in great shape
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26in 6PPI Crosscut Handsaw.
This is a simple saw, marked with the name "The Cyclone". I believe this was made by Wheeler, Madden, and Clemson but I can't be sure. The plate is clean and straight. The teeth are in decent shape but not sharp. The simple beech handle has some paint splotches but is otherwise excellent.
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26in Rip Saw.
This saw has a very dark plate but there's no rust or pitting. There is an etch but I can't make it out. The handle is apple and in very good shape. It's a deep saw, measuring a full 2 7/8in at the toe. The plate is sharp and the teeth are fairly sharp. It's a decent, usable rip saw to put to work.
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Very Good Harvey Peace Patented Handsaw.
This saw uses two patents- Hankin's 1/27/1885 and Lord's 3/18/1884 handle designs. It's meant for hard work and most of the examples of this saw I find are banged up. This one has a nice solid beech handle and a clean, straight plate. It has a very faint stamp on the handle indicating Lord's patent date. It's a nice clean example of a scarce saw, one of the best I've come across.
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Disston 24in D-8 Handsaw.
This is a 24in 8PPI crosscut saw made ca. 1917-1940. The plate is straight and the teeth fairly sharp. The top horn has a chip. The etch is clear. The back has widespread pitting. It can be used, but it's not the prettiest.
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Decent Disston no. 7 26in Handsaw.
This is a good, usable 8PPI crosscut handsaw. The plate is clean, the plate straight. The beech handle has some dings and scratches but no damage. It was made ca. 1896-1917. The teeth aren't terribly sharp, but they are in good shape and shouldn't take long to sharpen up.
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Nicely Made Adjustable Chamfer Plane.
This is a user-made wooden chamfer plane made of Cherry and designed to accept a rabbeting blade from a standard molding plane. The cherry has aged to a nice deep red. The blade is sharp and clean with no pitting. The depth of the chamfer can be adjusted and locked in place by means of a screw in the side of the plane. It's a well-made, useful little chamfer plane.
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Massive Canadian Steel-Sole Wooden Smooth Plane.
This plane was made by This. Machin in toronto. It has a huge tapered 2 1/4in wide double iron by Ward. The entire sole is steel-plated giving it exceptional wear resistance and a lot of extra-mass. The heel has some mallet damage, but the plane should be a decent user nonetheless.
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Ohio Tool Co. 22in Wooden Jointer.
This is a decent, usable wooden jointer made by Ohio with the Scioto works logo on the toe. The blade is a massive 2 1/2in wide tapered, laminated iron with lots of life left and very little pitting on the back- really just some light discoloration. The plane was clearly seen use, but remains in good condition and should make a solid user.
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Unmarked 19in Mahogany Razee style Jack PLane.
This is a nicely made wooden jack/fore plane that measures 19in long and holds a 1 3/4in wide double iron. The plane is nice and clean with a well-shaped tote. The blade is good and clean and has no pitting at all. It looks like it will make a very nice user bench plane to put to work.
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Nice British 17in Wooden Jack Plane.
This plane is in very good user condition. It has a brass plate inserted ahead of the mouth for wear resistance. The blade is a 2 1/4in wide tapered double iron in great shape with zero pitting. The open tote is in nice shape and the body has minimal wear. It looks like a great working jack plane
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Excellent 2 1/4in Wooden Smooth Plane.
This plane is in excellent condition with a nice clean body, tight mouth, and a big, thick double iron. The blade is made by Hearnshaw- it has some light discoloration but it's almost completely clean. The heel of the plane is marked "Emir, 404, London". It's a fantastic example to put to use.
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Massive 28in Auburn Wooden Jointer Plane.
This is a huge, heavy jointer with a thick 2 5/8in wide double iron. The closed tote is tight and free of damage. The body shows very little wear. The big, thick blade is quite clean and shiny, with one small patch of discoloration and light pitting. It should be a great user
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Very Good 17in Beech Jack Plane. .
This plane is stamped "Guaranteed English Beech" and "Master" at the toe. The double iron is very thick at the business and is perfectly free of pitting. It has a lot of life left in it. The plane is overall quite crisp and clean, the only flaw being a small chip in the sole in front of the mouth. It's a jack plane meant for heavy work so a chip won't matter much. The blade's exceptional and the plane has a nice flat sole. It should work perfectly.
$40 This Item Has Been Sold



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